Documentation forSolarWinds Service Desk


The Software index page provides a comprehensive list of all software found on devices and all purchased software licenses.  If you have purchased 1000 licenses of Microsoft Windows XP Pro and are only utilizing 780, based on this information you can determine that you will renew a % of the licenses. 

When you select a software, all devices utilizing this software are revealed.  Details such as:

  • Total Installations

  • Tag

  • Manufacturer

  • Category

  • Version

  • Windows System Component

If you do not need to monitor this software, you can Hide it and/or Export this information via CSV, XML etc.